Phyliss Alesia Wilson

Phyliss Alesia Wilson

Phyliss Alesia Wilson, 68, of Wolf Lake, died Saturday, Dec. 4, 2021, at Memorial Hospital in Carbondale. 

She was born on March 17, 1953, in Anna, the daughter of Walter Cletus and Martha Irene Treece Palmer. 

She married John Wilson on Dec. 30, 1995, in Wolf Lake.

She is survived by her husband, John Wilson of Wolf Lake; children April (Joe) Liefer of Herrin, Chad Alan Ballance of Jackson, Mo., Dustin Patrick Myers of Kansas City, Mo., and Brittany Marie Myers of Wolf Lake; stepdaughter, Amanda (Scott) Galante of Casselberry, Fla.; five grandchildren, Gracie and Shelbie Ballance, Ava Maria, Grayson and Braxton Liefer; two sisters, Audrey Palmer of Goreville and Betsy (Sam) Hess of Cobden; a brother, Cletus Palmer of Anna; many other relatives and friends. She also leaves a fur baby, Happy. She was preceded in death by her parents. 

She enjoyed working outdoors and spending time with her children, grandchildren and numerous pets she has had over the years.

Graveside funeral services were at noon Tuesday, Dec. 7, at the Jonesboro Cemetery, with Bill Littrell officiating. Interment immediately followed. 

Memorials can be made to PAWS.

To view the obituary and to leave online condolences for the family, visit 

Rendleman & Hileman Funeral Home in Jonesboro was in charge of arrangements.

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